pokerA Pennsylvania jury found that poker is a game of chance, and therefore gambling on the outcome to be illegal betting. (source)

Meanwhile in Colorado, an appellate judge overturned a ruling by a jury from a year ago that found poker to be a game of skill. (source)

Meanwhile, some states, such as FL and CA, are wrangling over casinos in Native American reservations and how to share in their profits, others states are still debating whether Monopoly is gambling (SC, most famously), the WSOP is covered by ESPN, and Russia recently decided that poker is not a sport after all. (source)

Click here for an update on the legality of poker in each US state.